Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Mary - Madonna and Child With the Magi Bringing Him Gifts – 3rd century

Giovanni Dall'Orto / Wikimedia CommonsGiovanni Dall’Orto / Wikimedia Commons

This is a picture of a cast of a sarcophagus that is in the Vatican museums. It shows the scene of the magi adoring the Christ child, who is held by his mother Mary. It is dated to the 3rd century.